India  /  Published 07.01.20

BJP boycott call for Deepika's film

A BJP spokesperson called for a boycott of Deepika Padukone’s films after the actress turned up at a protest meeting of students and teachers at JNU on Tuesday night. Deepika reached the campus arou...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.20

Anuj to team: Be restrained

The commissioner of Calcutta police has asked all “officers and men deployed down the line” to show “utmost restraint”, especially “during student rallies”.In a message posted in the city ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.20

For months now, JNU under siege

The brutal attack on students of Jawaharlal Nehru University on Sunday was preceded by months of victimisation of dissenting voices on the campus, former and current students who took part in a protes...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

India  /  Published 07.01.20

Patil, Fadnavis engage in Twitter spat

Maharashtra minister Jayant Patil and former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis engaged in a Twitter spat over a 'Free Kashmir' poster during protest at the Gateway of India in Mumbai against the JNU vi...
By PTI in Mumbai

Sports  /  Published 06.01.20

Jwala, Lal speak in support of students

Shuttler Jwala Gutta was one of the first Indian sportspersons to condemn the brutal attack on the students of Jawaharlal Nehru University by a masked mob in the capital on Sunday evening.“We as spo...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.01.20

Hemant blames Modi

Chief minister Hemant Soren on Monday expressed his concern over Sunday’s violence on JNU campus and blamed the “wrong policies” of the Narendra Modi government for the state of unrest in univer...
By TT Bureau in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.01.20

Barbaric, says JNU alumnus

Sandip Chatterjee, 27, an alumnus of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and a resident of Bhuiphore in Dhanbad, termed Sunday’s attack on the students barbaric. “A concerted attempt is being made t...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 29.01.19

Contai clash after rally

BJP and Trinamul supporters clashed in East Midnapore’s Contai on Tuesday, shortly after the rally by the national party’s chief Amit Shah had ended, triggering a burst of violence and arson that ...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Contai(Midnapore)

West Bengal  /  Published 26.12.19

Yediyurappa in Mamata firing line over payout

Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday lambasted her Karnataka counterpart B.S. Yediyurappa for reneging on an assurance to pay ex gratia to the kin of two men allegedly killed in police fi...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 21.01.19

Seminary's R-Day advice to students: avoid travel

The Darul Uloom Deoband seminary has appealed to its students to avoid travelling on Republic Day if possible, citing the possibility of security checks creating situations that lead to a sense of fea...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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